Antonia Quirke is an author and journalist. She is a presenter on The Film Programme and Pick of the Week (Radio 4) and Film 2015 and The One Show (BBC 1). She writes a column on radio for the New Statesman.
When he first arrived, in 1980, Mayall’s face was alternative comedy, just as Johnny Rotten’s voice was punk.
A new BBC Radio 4 three-part series covers all aspects of the industry.
The new Carole King musical - apparently.
Tales from the Stave and The Film Programme on BBC Radio 4.
It broadcasts 24 hours a day from Morocco to Iran - but how does one explain BBC Arabic radio?
The programme reminded us what "monstrous" means.
Following his on-air announcement of a prostate cancer scare last week, the Radio 2 DJ has been in thoughtful mode.
The half-hour World Service program is just not cricket.
It was less “Remembering Elvis”, more “Praising Bill Kenwright”.
At this rate, the self-funded seven-inch may well make a comeback.
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